Ever heard of a whoopie pie? They're a bit like a macaroon but with a more cake-like texture. Hugely popular Stateside, the name comes from when Amish women would put them in farmers' lunchboxes and they'd supposedly shout 'whoopie' if they found one in their box!. Fall in love with this easy recipe for whoopie pies. Two light discs of chocolate sponge sandwich a fluffy vanilla buttercream filling. Perfect for cake sales, packed lunch treats or making friends at the office!. L.D. 71, officially known as "An Act to Designate the Whoopie Pie as the State Dessert", read "The whoopie pie, a baked good made of two chocolate cakes with a creamy frosting between them, is the official state dessert".. Satisfy your sweet tooth with these classic whoopie pies! Dark chocolate cake, sandwiched around a fluffy, marshmallow-y vanilla creme filling. For a little while, I had toyed around with the idea of titling this recipe “Next Level Whoopie Pies,” but I ultimately decided against it because I. Whoopie Pie (20) 32 minutes. 19 reviews . Here's what all the fuss about Whoopie Pies is about - and this recipe won't disappoint! What could be better than combining chocolate cake, with a creamy filling. Yummy! . 8/31/2009 Classic whoopie pie! The only thing I changed was omitting the egg whites from the filling and adding about 2 Tb. of milk and an extra 1/4 cup of powdered sugar..